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2011-09-09 12:00:00

Patent Advisor to Largest Filers Believes Intellectual Property is the Next Great Asset Class Spokane and Seattle, Wash.

2011-07-26 10:30:00

SPOKANE, Wash., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest MedStar, the region's critical emergency care transport service, has expanded its Moses Lake day-base operations to a full-time helicopter base, providing additional coverage for critically-ill and injured patients in the north central Washington region. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110726/SF40825) "The North Central region has been a long-time, loyal supporter of Northwest MedStar," said Eveline Bisson, program director...

2011-07-09 00:00:29

Diesel Power Products has purchased a new drag racing truck that will make its first appearance at Spokane Raceway Park in July. Spokane, Washington (PRWEB) July 08, 2011 The latest project at Diesel Power Products is a 1994 12 Valve Cummins short box regular cab drag truck.

2011-06-28 08:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS), one of the nation's most recognized health information networks, announced that the Spokane Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record (VLER) pilot is now enabling the secure exchange of electronic health information using the Nationwide Health Information Network (NwHIN) Exchange, improving the portability of health information to Veterans and active duty Servicemembers in the Spokane, WA area.

2011-06-23 12:00:00

MORTON, Ill., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on the strength of the industry's premier global service parts distribution network, Caterpillar Logistics Services, Inc. (Cat Logistics), a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc.

2011-06-14 07:30:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless is turning on the world's most advanced wireless network in 19 additional metropolitan areas this week, as well as expanding the 4G LTE network in San Francisco and Detroit.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.